CDD 10 mois : Archivist, National Railway Museum, York (UK)/Musée national du chemin de fer britannique, York (Royaume-Uni)

  • Poste : Archivist / Archiviste.
  • Employeur : Science Museum Group, National Railway Museum, Department Collections and Research, York (UK) / Musée national du Chemin de fer britannique, Département des Collections et de la Recherche – York (Royaume-Uni).
  • Offre : recrutement contractuel : CDD de 10 mois.
  • Date limite de candidature : 13 mars 2019.

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Are you passionate about managing museum and archive collections and making them accessible ? Part of the wider Science Museum Group, the National Railway Museum is committed to researching, interpreting and communicating over 300 years of railway history through a unique collection of vehicles, objects, documents and images.

To support our Collections and Research department in ensuring our amazing archives are accessible, we are looking for an Archivist to join us on a 10-month fixed term contract at the National Railway Museum in York.


In this role, you will focus on caring for our specialist collections, working with the wider curatorial and archival team to carefully and systematically research, audit and document our images whilst championing the provision of access to museum visitors and the wider public.

Conditions d’exercice :

  • Job type : 10-month fixed term contract / Recrutement : contrat à durée déterminée de 10 mois.
  • Hours : 35 hours pw / Temps de travail : temps plein, 35h/semaine.
  • Salary : £28,000 – £31,500 per annum + benefits / Rémunération annuelle : de 28 000 à 31 500 Livres Sterling + avantages.
  • Location (Lieu de travail) : National Railway Museum, York, United Kingdom.

You will be offered excellent benefits, including 25 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays, BUPA medical and dental healthcare, a contributory company pension scheme, an annual season ticket loan and numerous staff discounts whilst developing your career in a world class museum group.


  • Joining us, you will be a qualified archivist or have significant professional experience in managing archives, having worked with archive or museum management systems to catalogue and promote access to collections.
  • You will also be organised and meticulous, having experience of communicating with a wide range of stakeholders and of supervising volunteers to plan archive projects and implement best practice.


  • Apply online.
  • Application closing date : 11pm Wednesday 13/03/2019.
  • Interwiews : Friday 22 March 2019.
  • Postuler en ligne sur le site Recrutement de Science Museum Group :
    • Dans le champ de recherche « Job Title », renseigner « Archivist »  et cliquer sur le bouton « Search ».
    • Sur la page de l’offre, cliquer sur le bouton « Apply online ».
  • Date limite de candidature : 13 mars 2019 à 23h.
  • Date des entretiens : vendredi 22 mars 2019.



Source : Science Museum Group.